Shape Shifters at Hayward Gallery

Shape Shifters is the Hayward Gallery’s “most ambitious exhibition to date,” according to its director. For the 50th anniversary of the brutalist building, Shape Shifters looks back 50 years and explores how 20 artists have explored the idea of perception, space, and how we see each other. Viewer, art and space come together to form [...]

Paige Megan Hawley

My name is Paige Megan Hawley, I am a photographer and curator based in London. My work stems back from when I was raped 4 years ago. I documented the aftermath of my rape and the effects it had on me, this then lead onto my projects 'Process and Stop,' which define my healing process [...]

Up Close With Marilyn ~ Proud Central

Photography by Milton H. GreeneTo Proud Central for ‘Up Close With Marilyn,’ an exhibition of truly stunning, rare photographs by renowned photographer, Milton H Greene. Shot mainly in the years from 1953-1955, Greene captured Marilyn Monroe in fashion items and poses that showed off all her untouchable glamour, sultry beauty and vulnerable core. The ‘ballerina’ [...]

Eugene Ankomah

Child Artist prodigy, Eugene Ankomah, has certainly been prolific with his work over the years. As an avant-garde experimental and walking installation of his art, Ankomah was responsible for the Ghanaian flag which was raised above Buckingham Palace for the HRH Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee. We managed to catch up with the artist who infamously [...]

“A Girl And A Gun”- A Vaults Theatre Review

~The Vaults Theatre, Waterloo- 16th March 2018~ The premise is...."ALL YOU NEED TO MAKE A MOVIE IS ....A GIRL AND A GUN." The play is written and performed by Brazilian born Diplomat's daughter, Louise Orwin, who is an acclaimed researcher of the truth and is a surrealist theatre maker. The play begins with a male [...]

Ragged CULT Introducing ~ Bethany Mellor

Meet illustrator and artist Bethany Mellor. Luckily I came across this gem through a friend and I'm glad I did. I caught up with Bethany, see what she had to say below. Name: Bethany Mellor Age: 23 City: London/Kent Occupation: Student and Part Time Sales Assistant Illustration by Bethany Mellor Tell us a bit about [...]

A GIRL AND A GUN ~PREVIEW

Today sees the return of Louise Orwin's "A Girl And A Gun" for a six performance run during the last week of The Vaults Festival in London. The hit show's premise is based on a quote from New Wave French director, Jean-Luc Godard who famously said about his films, "All I need is a girl and [...]

Creative Debuts ~ Calum Hall Interview

Creative Debuts is a platform founded by Calum Hall and Alex Rolling. It helps budding creatives get their work out there and commissions them; they also are known for holding events/exhibitions as well. We were given the opportunity to interview Calum Hall, here's what he had to say. Who/What is Creative Debuts? "Creative Debuts is a leading platform championing emerging [...]